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by Hugh
Sun Sep 08, 2013 10:40 am
Forum: Where to Ride Today
Topic: Who, Where Sunday 9/8?
Replies: 13
Views: 3771

Re: Who, Where Sunday 9/8?

Met west and evo at Zion north, frank scotello joined us. Hard to get out on 12m and twin tip with east straight onshore. Whole gang came up from Waukegan to try a downwinder, but gave up and went back to keegs. Frank and I finally made it out on 12 and 14m kites on surfboards and enjoyed some swell...
by Hugh
Wed Oct 31, 2012 10:52 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Cape Hatteras (OBX Contest) - ASAP
Replies: 11
Views: 4122

Re: Cape Hatteras (OBX Contest) - ASAP

Bob, good to meet you down at Isabel's. I had some good riding in the ocean that first Saturday, then in the sound on Monday (?). Rest of the week was a bust, except for the big waves from Raphael that you guys were enjoying. Hope you got some wind for your second week. Did you leave before Sandy? H...
by Hugh
Fri Oct 26, 2012 12:55 pm
Forum: Where to Ride Today
Topic: 10/24 - Wed.
Replies: 10
Views: 2991

Re: 10/24 - Wed.

Hope you guys had fun. We could not face the 8 hours of driving, so instead Ken Moyer, Frank Scotello, and I had about six hours of fun at Clinton Lake before the front came through. Various levels of carnage - I blew leading edge bladders in Best Nemesis 9 and 12m kites (can't understand how they c...
by Hugh
Wed Oct 24, 2012 1:24 pm
Forum: Where to Ride Today
Topic: 10/24 - Wed.
Replies: 10
Views: 2991

Re: 10/24 - Wed.

Anybody headed up to Michigan South Haven or further tomorrow? Thinking about coming up from central illinois.
by Hugh
Thu Oct 11, 2012 12:06 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Cape Hatteras (OBX Contest) - ASAP
Replies: 11
Views: 4122

Re: Cape Hatteras (OBX Contest) - ASAP

Bob et al., There is a kiting crew of 6 from Indiana and Illinois going the first week as well, staying in an oceanfront house in Avon. I've met a couple of the Chicago gang the past month (primarily John Lynch, who learned kitesurfing with us out at Hatteras a few years ago, and West). We're planni...